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Northumbria University

Department of Computing and Information Sciences

Northumbria University
Northumbria University

United Kingdom


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We are dedicated to preparing our students for success, combining high-quality teaching with world-leading research
Creative teaching and world-class research are conducted in our award-winning, state-of-the-art £7m building. Located at the heart of Northumbria’s campus in the center of the vibrant city of Newcastle, our department is a bustling hub of innovation and talent. We are diverse and inclusive, with a strong focus on equality. We are proud of our community contributions, at local, national, and international levels.
The degree program we offer benefit from strong relationships with partners in business and industry, and our graduates are well-prepared for work or further study. Our research targets some of the biggest challenges we currently face, including global health and well-being, sustainability, safety and security, and digital living and learning.
We are one of only 19 Universities to be recognized as an Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research.
Our undergraduate degree programs are accredited by the British Computer Society, the Chartered Institute for IT, for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional

iSchool Contacts

Shaun Lawson

Shaun Lawson

Head of School

Shaun Lawson

Shaun Lawson

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